Working with your RPE supplier

Suppliers and manufacturers can offer you more than just a place to buy your RPE.

Research indicates that some managers, particularly those from small companies, rely upon receiving information about RPE from external sources including manufacturers and suppliers. In particular, advice from manufacturers and suppliers influences the specific controls they choose.

The Cast Metals Federation (CMF) recently looked at their members' experiences of buying RPE. CMF members make extensive use of RPE and although they are not representative of RPE purchasers overall, their views represent a valuable insight into user experiences:

Read the full report

Updated: 2021-04-26